Events and activities

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International Womens Day

The Hand that Rocks:  A Womens' History Tour of the Sedgwick MuseumThe Hand that Rocks: A Womens' History Tour of the Sedgwick Museum
8th March, 1.10pm - 2pm
To mark International Women's Day, join Museum Director Liz Hide for a lunchtime tour of the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, and find out about some of the amazing women whose contributions to geology have been marginalised and underestimated over the last two hundred years.

Book your place here


Free in the gallery all year

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Millipede colouring and playmat

Check out our new millipede colouring and see how you measure up to the biggest millipede fossil found so far.
 out line of a tricerratops  Colouring and trails

Our wonderful dinosaur colouring sheets are available along with our activity sheets and trails. All available from the front desk and throughout the gallery.

Stay in touch and share your creations with us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @sedgwickmuseum

Monday - Friday: 10am - 5pm

Saturday: 10am - 4pm

Sunday: Closed

Free entry


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